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Abstract: A collection of folklore and local history stories from Donard (school) (Donard, Co. Wexford), collected as part of the Schools' Folklore Scheme, 1937-1938 under the supervision of teacher Bríghid, Bean Mic Cártaigh.

Original reference: 0899/2

In collection The Schools’ Collection : County Wexford schools

  1. Rath (p. 075-076)
  2. Hidden Treasure (p. 077)
  3. Hidden Treasure (p. 078)
  4. Rath (p. 079-080)
  5. Hidden Treasure (p. 081)
  6. Fairy Story (p. 082)
  7. Old Cures (p. 084-088)
  8. Holy Wells (p. 089)
  9. Oldest Dated Tombstones in Killegney Old Churchyard (p. 089)
  10. Foods - Bread (p. 090)
  11. Old Crafts (p. 091-092)
  12. Landlord (p. 093-095)
  13. Folk-Tales - An Bó ón bhFarraige (p. 096-097)
  14. Pishogues (p. 098-100B)
  15. Fairy Legends and Hidden Treasures (p. 100C-100G)
  16. Old Story (p. 100H-100K)
Origin information
Donard, Co. Wexford
Date created:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 chapter (vol. 899, p. 74-100K)
Folklore--Ireland--Wexford (County)
Treasure troves--Folklore
Ringforts   linked data (lcsh)
Supernatural beings   linked data (afset)
Traditional medicine   linked data (lcsh)
Manners and customs   linked data (lcsh)
Historic sites   linked data (lcsh)
Cemeteries   linked data (lcsh)
Occupations   linked data (lcsh)
Land use   linked data (lcsh)
Agriculture   linked data (lcsh)
School location
DonardDún ArdDonardClonleighBantryWexford
University College Dublin. National Folklore Collection UCD .

Original reference: 0899/2

Suggested credit
"The Schools' Manuscript Collection: County Wexford schools," held by the National Folklore Collection UCD. © Digital content by University College Dublin, published by UCD Library, University College Dublin <>
Supported by funding from the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht (Ireland), University College Dublin, and the National Folklore Foundation (Fondúireacht Bhéaloideas Éireann), 2014-2016.
Record source
Metadata creation date: 2014/2016 — Metadata created by Fiontar, Dublin City University, in collaboration with the National Folklore Collection UCD and UCD Library. Original Fiontar metadata converted into MODS by UCD Library.

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